Nov 17, 2012 2:00am PST
down does not work. in romney's world, cars get the elevator and the workers get the shaft. that is a whole bunch of bunk. the powerful may steal an election, but they can't steal democracy. [ ♪ theme music ♪ ] >> gavin: he started a non-profit with his sister debby debby. and work with national partners through the no kid network that helps to deliver healthy breakfasts at schools. the online restaurant network is one of of those partners. joining bill in studio is ann shepherd. thank you for being on the show. ann, bill. thank you for being on the show. >>> it's the theme of the week for us, and it you should be more than a week, but the issue isis hunger. overmany suffer from hunger and many suffering from obesity. what are do we do to reconcile this, and bill, start with you. the motto is about partnership scale and leverage. tell us about your efforts and how optimistic or pessimistic we shouldshould be. >> hundred we'rehunger in most countries is because of war or drought. we don't have those issues. we even have programs in cool, cool lunch breakfast why are kids hungry. th
Nov 2, 2012 11:00pm PDT
although obama has been a disappointment in some ways romney would be a disaster in fighting the the war on drugs. then in the aftermath of super storm sandy, climate change. it still has not been a critical part of our political debate. we'll ask josh becker why president obama deserves an a-plus in the way he handled hurricane sandy. and then we weigh in on what to expect if governor romney goes to the white house. we'll bring a look at the tight race with fresh statistics from dave goldberg, and finally jesse jackson why obama's track record is enough to give him a second term. we'll begin with the war on drugs. ethan nadelman wants to legalize marijuana among others things. he has a clear message. take marijuana out of the courts. tax it like other drug and move on. ethan. great to have you on the show. >> it's great to be here. >> gavin: election in just days. do you expect truly a dramatic shift in policy, a in obama's second term. and, b in an romney presidency versus an obama presidency. >> i have to say and legally speaking i'm head of of the drug policy action, the choice o
Nov 16, 2012 10:00pm PST
come back. trickle down does not work. in romney's world, cars get the elevator and the workers get the shaft. that is a whole bunch of bunk. the powerful may steal an election, but they can't steal democracy. uh, i'm in a timeout because apparently riding the dog like it's a small horse is frowned upon in this establishment! luckily though, ya know, i conceal this bad boy underneath my blanket just so i can get on e-trade. check my investment portfolio, research stocks... wait, why are you taking... oh, i see...solitary. just a man and his thoughts. and a smartphone... with an e-trade app. ♪ nobody knows... ♪ [ male announcer ] e-trade. investing unleashed. >> gavin: we're talking to activist economist and best selling author, raj patel. before the break we talked about this 50 plus million people in the united states that are malnourished that are not food secure. it's a staggering number. disproportionate of number of them being chirp. same principles apply in the united states that apply internationally as it relates to the distribution versus the actual production of food.